Raoti

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Raoti
Rawati
town
Raoti is located in Madhya Pradesh
Raoti
Raoti
Location in Madhya Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 23°13′41″N 74°50′34″E / 23.22806°N 74.84278°E / 23.22806; 74.84278Coordinates: 23°13′41″N 74°50′34″E / 23.22806°N 74.84278°E / 23.22806; 74.84278
Country  India
State Madhya Pradesh
District Ratlam
Population (2011)
 • Total 4,948
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 457769
Telephone code 07413
Nearest city Ratlam Sailana Bajna
Sex ratio 51%/49% /
Vidhan Sabha constituency 217

Raoti / Rawati (Hindi: रावटी) is one of the significant town and tehsil of Ratlam district in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh.[1] It falls in the Malwa region of Madhya Pradesh.

Geography[edit]

Raoti is located at 23°14′00″N 74°50′00″E / 23.2333°N 74.8333°E / 23.2333; 74.8333.[2] It has an average elevation of 377 metres (1240 feet). It is 25 km west from Ratlam by road.

There is a dam and large pond near Raoti named Saroj Sarowar bandh (also known as Dholawad dam).[3] which is 6 km by road.

Demographics[edit]

Raoti's total population as per the provisional population data for census 2011 is reported to be 4,948. Males constitute approx 51% of the population and females 49%[4]

Transport[edit]

Railways[edit]

Raoti Rail Station (RTI) is situated 27 km from Ratlam Junction on Ratlam-Godhra section of Western Railways.[5] Not many trains stop at Raoti stations except for few long distance and local trains. Station is 6 km away from the town, however transportation is generally available for commuters.

Roads[edit]

Raoti is 34 km from Ratlam via Shivgarh and 25 km via Morwani by road. Raoti is now well connected to nearby towns and villages, thanks to the Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana and NREGA.

Air[edit]

Devi Ahilyabai Holkar Airport is the nearest airport, 161 kilometer by road.

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